WINDBER — SPANGLER – Mary C., 87, Church of the Brethren Home, Windber, died Dec. 25, 2012, at her residence. Born Feb. 27, 1925, in Conemaugh, daughter of the late George and Louise (Pawecka) Gurka-Slaventa. Preceded in death by husband, Earl, in 2004; brothers, George A., Francis and Louis Slaventa; and John and Steve Gurka; and sister, Valerie Ferraira. Survived by sisters-in-law, Jennie Slaventa and Helen Slaventa; and several nieces and nephews. At Mary’s request, funeral service will be private. Arrangements are entrusted to Picking- Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., where condolences may be sent to www.ptbmortuary.com.